TACF Hires New England Regional Science Coordinator

I'm extremely pleased to welcome Leila Pinchot to the staff of The American Chestnut Foundation. Leila is a graduate student at the Global Institute of Sustainable Forestry at Yale University, and while continuing her studies, has agreed to concurrently perform the function of New England Regional Science Coordinator for TACF. While she'll be working with […]

CT-TACF Spring Board of Director's Meeting

The spring Board Meeting of the Connecticut Chapter was hosted by the Woodbridge Land Trust at the Center Building in Woodbridge. Special gratitude goes out to Dr. Robert Gregg of the Land Trust for making the arrangements and providing refreshments. Special thanks also to all Directors for their hard work but in this case especially […]

CT-TACF and Northern CT Land Trust Prepare Test Orchard Site

On April 17th, volunteers from the Northern CT Land Trust (NCLT) and CT-TACF joined forces to prepare a section of NCLT?s Swann Farm for possible use as a chestnut orchard. Located in Ellington, the Swann property has been preserved as working farmland and also helps provide income for NCLT?s land preservation activities. The site offers […]